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Oxford dictionary definition of the word agonist:
1 Biochemistry a substance which initiates a physiological response when combined with a receptor. Compare with antagonist.
2 Anatomy a muscle whose contraction moves a part of the body directly:
there is a failure to select the right agonist muscles
Compare with antagonist.
3another term for protagonist.
early 20th century: from Greek agōnistēs ‘contestant’ (a sense reflected in English in the early 17th century), from agōn ‘contest’